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Cathay Pacific hit with data breach involving 9.4 million customers

Cathay Pacific is the latest airline to be battered by a major data breach. In a statement released on its website, the Hong Kong-based international airline said roughly 9.4 million customers had their data accessed, but said there was "no evidence
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Facebook's data breach and what it means for you — Technically Speaking

Mark Zuckerberg and the crew at Facebook cannot catch a break. Facebook announced earlier this week that over 50 million users were part of a data breach, one of the largest in the company's 14-year history.  Read more...More about Facebook,
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Facebook already hit with a lawsuit tied to the latest data breach

That didn't take long. Hours after Facebook revealed that at least 50 million users were "directly affected" by a data breach, two of the social network's users have come together in a class-action lawsuit.  It started early on Friday. Facebook
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Congress formally summons Mark Zuckerberg to testify on Cambridge Analytica

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told CNN he'd be glad to testify on the Cambridge Analytica data breach and now he's getting his wish. The House Energy and Commerce Committee sent Zuckerberg a formal invitation to testify on the mishandling of user
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FedEx customer information exposed in data breach

An unsecured FedEx server was breached, exposing thousands of customers' personal information, a prominent security research firm discovered earlier this month. Package forwarding service Bongo International was acquired by FedEx in 2014 and now
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Will You Know What to Do If Your HR Data Is Held Hostage?

The recent data breach suffered by Equifax served as a reminder to businesses everywhere of the omnipresence of cybercriminals and the damage they can cause. While the Equifax data breach was reportedly caused by hackers exploiting a security
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If you use any Yahoo services heres what to do following the massive breach

From: Mashable By Kerry Flynn Recommended by: Mashable A Yahoo! logo is shown on a screen during a keynote address by Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer at the 2014 International CES at The Las Vegas Hotel
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Over 32 million Twitter passwords may have been hacked

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times According to the report on technology website Techcrunch.com, these credentials are now being sold on the dark web.Soon after the news of Twitter co-founder Evan Williams’s account
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Department of Justice investigates Lyfts war with Uber over data breach

The U.S. Department of Justice has launched a criminal investigation into a data breach at Uber last year that led to the theft of tens of thousands of drivers' names and license numbers, Reuters reported on Friday through anonymous sources.
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Cybersecurity: Does corporate America really care?

From: fortune.com   By: John Hering Via: twitter.com RT @khoslaventures: .@johnhering @Lookout on the cultural shift required from CEOs to